WANT the latest WhatsApp features before your mates? There's an easy way to do it. All you need to do is sign up to the iPhone beta, which finally became available to the public for the first time today. The beta version of the app is how WhatsApp tests new features – before sending them live to the world. This lets WhatsApp check how popular new features are, and whether there are any bugs or issues. You've been able to use WhatsApp beta on Android and Windows smartphones for a while, but access to the iPhone version has been strictly limited. Now it's finally available (as spotted by WABetaInfo), and we've got all the details on how to sign up. How to sign up for WhatsApp beta on iPhone First you'll need to download the TestFlight app from the App Store. This is Apple's official app for downloading test apps. Get it here: Then you'll need to download the WhatsApp beta app. "If you already have the App Store version of the app installed on your device, the beta version of the … [Read more...] about This WhatsApp cheat gives you new features on iPhone before EVERYONE else
HACKERS are getting smarter, so you'll be pleased to hear your iPhone has extremely powerful built-in defences that you can take advantage of. One of the best tricks you can employ to beat hackers is the iCloud Keychain, which helps you shut hackers out of all your online accounts. What are iCloud Keychain and Safari Strong Passwords? We're constantly told to choose complicated passwords – but that's difficult with so many accounts. iCloud Keychain remembers the passwords you type on your phone, encrypts them, and stores them in the cloud. So you can choose very strong passwords without having to remember them – your phone will simply enter them for you at log in. This is one of the best defences against hackers. "iCloud Keychain remembers things so that you don't have to," Apple explains. "It auto-fills your information – like your Safari usernames and passwords, credit cards, Wi-Fi networks and social log-ins – on any device that you approve. "iCloud Keychain … [Read more...] about This iPhone password trick is the EASIEST way to avoid being hacked
SAMSUNG has unveiled its new foldable phone display that turns a normal-sized mobile phone into a large tablet. Here's what we know so far about when it will be released and what it looks like. What is the Samsung Infinity Flex? Since the South Korean company experienced steep declines in profit, they have been working hard to develop a new technology that will overtake Apple. Samsung's foldable device is a two-in-one tablet-cum-mobile phone which folds out to double in size. When folded out the prototype measures 18.5cm (7.3in) diagonally. The phone appears to be much thicker than a standard modern mobile phone when it is folded up. Samsung described their Infinity Flex Display as "the foundation of the smartphone of tomorrow". It will be able to run three apps at once. Bob O'Donnell, an analyst with Technalysis Research, said the folding screen had a wow factor. But he added shoppers won't be impressed with the thickness of the phone and they must prove it's more than just … [Read more...] about When is Samsung’s foldable phone released in the UK and what is the Infinity Flex display?
STARGAZERS and photographers are gearing up to be dazzled by the Taurids meteor shower. The stunning natural light show is the perfect way to spend a chilly winter evening. Plus, meteors are visible to the naked eye - even in London. Here's the info: What is the Taurids meteor shower? The Taurids meteor shower happens every year in late October and November, when the earth passes through debris left behind by a comet called Ecke. Bits and pieces, nicknamed Halloween Fireballs, streak though the night sky, creating a stunning natural display as they burn up in the Earth's atmosphere. They are called Taurids after the constellation Taurus, where they are seen to come from in the sky. The maximum number to appear is ten each hour, moving through the sky at 17 miles per second. Some may be very bright and leave a smoke trail behind them. When is the Taurids meteor shower and when will it peak? The Taurid meteor shower will peak on November 12. These shooting … [Read more...] about When is the Taurids meteor shower, where are the best places to watch it in the UK and when does it peak?
THE Steam Halloween Sale is finally here and it's genuinely the scariest one yet. Here's everything you need to know about for this year... When is the Steam Halloween Sale 2018 and when will it end? Steam's Halloween Sale is on NOW and it's serving up a few frights. The bumper sale of PC games will last until November 1, 2018 - follow this link to check out the bargains but click below for our own personalised collection of games worth treating yourself with. What are the best deals today? Don't Starve Together: Looking for a night in with your scardey cat boyfriend? Pick up this multiplayer survival game for just £4.39 (60% off). The Forest: Try to survive alone in this mysterious forest after your plane crashed, leaving you the sole survivor. 653% off at £10.37 Resident Evil VII: Resident Evil 7 is one of the best games in the series and it's definitely one of the scariest too - just £12.99! Friday the 13th: The Game: In a deal that's … [Read more...] about Steam Halloween Sale 2018 is on NOW! What are best PC game deals today and when does the sale end?